10:53 AM 12/10/2013 by Jeff Giles
Three Spider-Man movies was enough for Tobey Maguire, and it might prove to be the right number for Andrew Garfield too. During a recent interview with Yahoo!, the present Spidey publicly toyed with the notion of leaving the franchise following one more sequel after The Amazing Spider-Man 2.
10:29 AM 12/10/2013 by Jeff Giles
After the noisy, lime-colored misery of Roland Emmerich's Godzilla, we thought we'd seen enough of the big green guy for the next 50 years, and greeted Legendary's plans to reboot the nuclear-powered monster with a cynically scornful eyeroll. But perhaps we were a little too hasty. Unlike a lot of modern blockbuster directors, Godzilla helmer Gareth Edwards has been keeping fairly mum while working on next year's reboot, and maybe that's because he knows he's delivering the goods -- at least if this new trailer is reflective of the movie as a whole.
8:08 PM 12/9/2013 by Binh Ngo
The Wachowskis announce their return to form with the debut of the trailer to their new kick-ass sci-fi film, Jupiter Ascending. Check it out below.
6:25 PM 12/9/2013 by Jeff Giles
If you like watching Jason Bateman play a deadpan jerk -- and who doesn't? -- you'll need to set aside a couple minutes of your time to check out the first trailer for Bad Words, featuring star and director Bateman as a foul-mouthed misanthrope who weasels his way into junior-level spelling bees.
6:04 PM 12/9/2013 by Jeff Giles
Jack Reacher wasn't quite the critical and commercial world-beater that Paramount and Tom Cruise were hoping for, but the movie grew stronger legs overseas, and with a $218 million worldwide gross, the prospect of a sequel was bound to prove alluring -- and so it has, now that word's gotten out that the studio and its star are at work on a follow-up.
5:53 PM 12/9/2013 by Binh Ngo
Work for Star Trek 3 is about to get underway, and the first order of business is to have the script written. Series veterans Alex Kurtzman and Roberto Orci were originally in talks to write and produce, but that's no longer the case. Only Orci will be working on the script, along with newcomers J.D.
2:55 PM 12/8/2013 by Logan Falk
These past couple weekends have been a battle of ice and fire as Disney’s Frozen and Catching Fire duke it out in the box office. Both films are continuing to pull in impressive numbers, but this weekend Frozen was victorious, having earned the most this weekend. Our new release, unfortunately, did not beat out either film.
7:14 PM 12/7/2013 by Binh Ngo
This week on The Download, we talk about Gal Gadot being cast as Wonder Woman in Warner Bros.' untitled Man of Steel sequel, and the death of Paul Walker and how it'll affect the Fast & Furious franchise. Binh: The news came out this week that Gal Gadot, who appears in the Fast & Furious films as Gisele, has won the Wonder Woman role in WB's follow-up to Man of Steel.
What's Popping: 'Fast & Furious 7', 'X-Men: Apocalypse', 'Indiana Jones', 'Beverly Hills Cop 4', Wonder Woman
5:18 PM 12/7/2013 by Binh Ngo
In the aftermath of Paul Walker's death, Universal and the producers of the Fast & Furious films have decided to shut down the production of the seventh film in order to figure out what to do with the movie. Restarting the movie from scratch with Walker's character written out is one of the options on the table.
3:44 PM 12/7/2013 by Binh Ngo
Maybe he doesn't want Spider-Man and Wonder Woman to hog all the spotlight, but director Bryan Singer has dropped a bombshell on Twitter on Friday, announcing another X-Men movie. This isn't surprising given that X-Men is Fox's flagship superhero franchise, but what is surprising is the storyline. "#Xmen #Apocalypse 2016!" was all he wrote, but the message couldn't be more clear.